Online Edition
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

community involvement

Let’s get funding worked out for Activity Center

A proposed addition/expansion of the Oxford Activity Center may well be one of the most important projects the city has undertaken in a long time, and we call on city leaders and the community to make sure there is a diligent study made to find the funding for the most inclusive project possible. (April 16, 2015, Page 4)

Share this Oxford Eagle story.

    Past decisions still impacting community

    Today’s “Yesterday’s Papers” feature includes three events spanning the past 40 years that are still impacting the LOU community today. That’s why we encourage all to get involved with local events and proposals — because you never know when something is going to be as important as it eventually is. (March 18, 2015, Page 4)

    Share this Oxford Eagle story.

      Letters to the Editor

      Jim Shollenberger writes to say that Initiative 42 will help education in Mississippi by improving funding while the alternative offered by the Legislature offers little to nothing. The Lafayette-Oxford-University MLK Day of Service Planning Committee writes to thank all int he community who took part in Monday’s event. (January 21, 2015, Page 4A)

      Share this Oxford Eagle story.

        Leadership Lafayette program good for all involved

        It’s time to apply for spots in the 2015 Leadership Lafayette program, and Our View encourages anyone who wants to learn more about the community, make valuable contacts and contribute to the community to give it a shot. (November 10, 2014, Page 4)

        Share this Oxford Eagle story.

          Excel By 5 celebrates 10th anniversary

          The Excel By 5 program in Mississippi, celebrating its 10th anniversary, continues to grow with communities around the state working to gain the certified status that Lafayette County and 17 other sites around the state have attained. We applaud those who work with Excel By 5 for what it’s doing for the education of our young children. (October 9, 2014, Page 4A)

          Share this Oxford Eagle story.

            A Little Free Library on every corner

            Staff writer Jerra Scott takes a closer look at the Little Free Library idea after seeing one in Taylor. (July 29, 2014, Page 4A)

            Share this Oxford Eagle story.

              Future exciting for your Oxford EAGLE

              Publisher Tim Phillips takes a look at lots of the exciting changes going on with The Oxford EAGLE, including more local features, a new look at the EAGLE offices and the September start of a Sunday morning EAGLE. (July 24, 2014, Page 4)

              Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                EAGLE a family affair for eight decades

                Co-Publisher Rita Vasilyev takes a look back at her family’s involvement with The Oxford EAGLE from the day her mother, Nina Goolsby, walked into the paper office in 1942 through these final days before the Goolsby/Vasilyev and Phillips family transfers ownership of the paper to Boone Newspapers. She talks about her days helping in all phases of putting out the paper, about her family’s involvement with The EAGLE and about the relationship the paper has, and she hopes will continue, with the LOU community for many decades to come. (April 30, 2014, Page 4)

                Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                  Letters to the Editor

                  Jessica Perkins writes to thank the volunteers and others who make donations and help with the More Than A Meal program that serves to make the LOU community better. (March 20, 2014, Page 4A)

                  Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                    Letters to the Editor

                    Richard G. Roberts Jr. writes that there are many who oppose parking meters in downtown Oxford but are apparently not willing to do anything about it, while Barbara J. Smith writes to remind everyone about Thursday’s Empty Bowls fundraiser for The Pantry. (February 10, 2014, Page 4)

                    Share this Oxford Eagle story.

                       Page 1 of 2  1  2 »
                      Oxford Eagle The Highlands, A Private Lake Community